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Brazil and Israel discuss technology cooperation
Bilateral Relations

Brazil and Israel discuss technology cooperation

Goal is to expand partnerships with Israel, which boasts the second largest density of startups in the world

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 26, 2017 12:00 AM News
Travel through your senses in this amazing park in São Paulo
Ecotourism

Travel through your senses in this amazing park in São Paulo

Plants from different countries can be found in your exploration

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 26, 2017 12:00 AM News
Brazil-China Fund starts operations
Investment

Brazil-China Fund starts operations

Bilateral partnership, focused on infrastructure, manufacturing, technology and agribusiness, has officially opened channels for submission of proposals

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 26, 2017 12:00 AM News
Deforestation will be reduced in Brazil, says minister
Environment

Deforestation will be reduced in Brazil, says minister

On Saturday (24) morning, Environment Minister pointed out that government control actions will reduce deforestation in the country

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 24, 2017 12:00 AM News
Temer reaffirms Brazil's commitment to the environment in Oslo
Brazil in Norway

Temer reaffirms Brazil's commitment to the environment in Oslo

In a meeting with the Norwegian prime minister, Temer highlighted actions by the Brazilian government that create and expand national parks, as well as the veto to measures that would reduce protected areas

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 23, 2017 12:00 AM News
Brazil is at the forefront of zika research
Health research

Brazil is at the forefront of zika research

Celina Turchi, one of the world's most influential specialists on the virus, says Brazil has pioneered literature on the subject

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 23, 2017 12:00 AM News
Norway highlights Brazil's commitment: "Proud partner”
Amazon Fund

Norway highlights Brazil's commitment: "Proud partner”

Vidar Helgesen, Norway's Climate and Environment Minister , praised the efforts of his Brazilian counterpart, José Sarney Filho, to reduce deforestation rates in Brazil

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 23, 2017 12:00 AM News
Ministry adopts measures to resume beef sales to US
Exports

Ministry adopts measures to resume beef sales to US

Ministry preventively suspended accredited plants pending new inspections on the products sold. Standard will increase rigour of inspections

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 23, 2017 12:00 AM News
Norway prepares to invest more in Brazil
Pre-Salt

Norway prepares to invest more in Brazil

Assessing the country as a more attractive target for investments after reforms by the government, Norwegian businesspeople make plans to strengthen oil and gas exploration

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 22, 2017 12:00 AM News
Ministers discuss measures to boost Investments in Brazil
Investments

Ministers discuss measures to boost Investments in Brazil

In an meeting with investors, Brazilian Foreign Minister Aloysio Nunes and the Minister of Industry, Foreign Trade and Services, Marcos Pereira, highlighted the strategic partnership with Norway in the energy sector

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 22, 2017 12:00 AM News
by BrazilGovNews published Jun 22, 2017 12:00 AM News
Temer arrives in Norway seeking new investments
Brazil in Norway

Temer arrives in Norway seeking new investments

President Temer continues international trip with a two-day official visit to capital Oslo, where he will meet with heads of state and government

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 22, 2017 12:00 AM News
Brazil and Norway have strategic partnerships in environment and innovation
Environment

Brazil and Norway have strategic partnerships in environment and innovation

In addition to funding the Amazon Fund, Norway maintains cooperation initiatives with Brazil in several sustainable development actions

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 21, 2017 12:00 AM News
Amazon Fund supports 89 preservation projects
Environmental Conservation

Amazon Fund supports 89 preservation projects

Donations finance actions to combat deforestation and forest fires in the region

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 21, 2017 12:00 AM News
Temer and Putin discuss Brazil's economic progress
Meeting at the Kremlin

Temer and Putin discuss Brazil's economic progress

President Temer also recalled the similarities between Brazil and Russia and assessed dialogue between the two countries as positive

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 21, 2017 12:00 AM News
Temer arrives in Russia for official visit
Brazil in Russia

Temer arrives in Russia for official visit

President will meet Russian leader Vladimir Putin and other authorities and attend a seminar with local investors to attract new business

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 20, 2017 12:00 AM News
Michel Temer confident of approval of new labour laws
Labour Reform

Michel Temer confident of approval of new labour laws

In an interview in Russia, President Temer said the reform will be passed in the Senate floor. Next step for the bill is the review by the Constitutionality and Justice Committee

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 20, 2017 12:00 AM News
Brazil adds 34,000 new formal jobs in May
Job

Brazil adds 34,000 new formal jobs in May

This is the second consecutive month with positive job numbers. Since January, the economy has added 48.5 thousand jobs

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 20, 2017 12:00 AM News
by BrazilGovNews published Jun 19, 2017 12:00 AM News
Agriculture Minister: trip to Russia reinforces agricultural relations
Exports

Agriculture Minister: trip to Russia reinforces agricultural relations

Eumar Novacki points to agricultural trade gains after a policy of rapprochement promoted by the Brazilian government

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 19, 2017 12:00 AM News
By cutting favours, government displeased criminals, says Temer
Statement

By cutting favours, government displeased criminals, says Temer

Speaking through social networks, President of the Republic criticises the "script" being following to escape punishment: "This is a warning to criminals that they will not go unpunished”

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 19, 2017 12:00 AM News
In the well-rehearsed steps of the ballet, two nations become closer
Cultural Identity

In the well-rehearsed steps of the ballet, two nations become closer

In 2000, the city of Joinville received the only Bolshoi Ballet Company outside Russia

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 19, 2017 12:00 AM News
Central Bank: economic policy changes led to positive results
Resuming Growth

Central Bank: economic policy changes led to positive results

Ilan Goldfajn estimates that reforms and other adjustments led to changes in the economic scenario, with falling inflation and GDP on the rise

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 19, 2017 12:00 AM News
Experts point to increased trade relations with presidential trip to Russia
Bilateral Relations

Experts point to increased trade relations to Russia

Improving political dialogue can encourage exchanges between the two countries. Bilateral trade has reached US$ 2.13 billion in the first five months of the year

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 18, 2017 12:00 AM News
Brazil to sign agreement to accelerate exports to Russia
Foreign Affairs

Brazil to sign agreement to accelerate exports to Russia

Protocol will expedite customs clearance of Brazilian products, reducing waiting times from over a day to about five minutes

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 18, 2017 12:00 AM News
Brazil-Russia trade reaches US$ 4.3 billion a year
Brazil in Russia

Brazil-Russia trade reaches US$ 4.3 billion a year

Main export items include meats, seeds and food preparations. State visit to Russia aims to increase bilateral exchanges

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 17, 2017 12:00 AM News
Temer visits Russia and Norway to promote bilateral investment and trade
International Trip

Temer visits Russia and Norway to promote bilateral investment and trade

In an article published in the O Estado de S. Paulo newspaper, president states that, once more, he is putting presidential diplomacy at the service of economic growth and job creation

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 16, 2017 12:00 AM News
Brazil has 1.5 million citizens of Japanese origin
Culture

Brazilian citizens with Japanese ancestry is now at 1.5 million

Brazilian cities colonised by the Japanese maintain the country's traditions and are considered tourist destinations

by BrazilGovNews published Jun 16, 2017 12:00 AM News